[CONNECTICUT GOVERNORS]. A collection of 55 letters, documents and partly printed documents signed by a many Connecticut Governors, v.p., [1709-1983]. Together 55 pages, folio and 4to, SOME ON PARCHMENT, many partly printed documents with original papered seals, a few defects. With a partly printed document with secretarial signature of Martin Van Buren, 1837.
An unusually extensive collection of Connecticut Governors, from the eighteenth to the twentieth century, including: Robert Treat (1683, with large seal), George Saltonsall (LS, 1709, on troops to be raised), Samuel Joseph Talcott (LS, 1725, on counterfeiting), Roger Wolcott (1739), T. Fitch (1772), Jonathan Trumbull (1777), Samuel Huntington (2 DS), Oliver Wolcott (1787), William Pitkin (1769) Roger Griswold (1794), Isaac Toucey (1865), William Ellsworth (ALS, 1833), Abraham Ribikoff, Ella Grasso and others. Together 56 items.